Job Opportunity

Position Title:
Senior R&D/Data scientist
Tel-Aviv, Israel
Products - R&D


For the past 25 years, Check Point has been leading the cyber security industry while collecting vast amounts of high-quality, diverse data. This data is a gold mine for machine learning and analytics purposes, yet the data itself isn’t enough. Cutting edge ML models and analytics based on so much data must be supported by an eco-system of methodologies, infrastructure, and collaboration.

As a Data Scientist and Developer You’ll be a part of a new team responsible for paving the way towards this goal:

  • You’ll do so by establishing methodologies, promoting best practices, and by building ML models, data pipelines and ML SDKs.
  • You will take part in all the stages of the team’s projects: from conception and prototyping through implementation to deployment and maintenance.
  • Among these projects are: training and serving frameworks, model evaluation tools, auto retrain models, centralized data store, stream & distributed training, and data exploration tools.
  • You will also enjoy the work and knowledge of cyber researchers, analysts and fellow programmers and data scientist to deliver your own machine learning and analytics solutions.
  • The fruits of your work will be used by the entire organization, fellow data scientists and developers alike.

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

  • A fun environment where work-life balance is valued.
  • Exploring the best cyber data source to be found.
  • Working in a start-up environment within a corporate’s stability.
  • Sharing your day with fun, passionate, brilliant people.


Desired Background
  • Experienced software developer who worked on several production systems (5+ years of experience).
  • Have brought machine learning models from conception to production (2+ years of experience).
  • Have a bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field (master/phd degree – advantage).
  • Familiar with pydata stack, cloud, docker & k8s.
  • Positive, fun to talk and work with, who sees himself as part of a community.
  • Open-minded, good communicator who can simplify complex ideas and designs.
  • “Go-to” person, the one who finds opportunities where others see problems.
  • Experienced with cyber – Advantage.
  • Experienced with big data & deep learning, complex data pipelines – Advantage.